La Liga: Real Madrid beat Eibar 3-1
Real Madrid Shut the gap between FC Barcelona into 2 Dents Using a 3-1 win at home to Eibar in La Liga.
First-half goals from Tony Kroos, in which they will play out the remainder of the season, Marcelo and Sergio Ramos gave Zinedine Zidane’s side all three points in the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium on Sunday evening, reports Xinhua news service.
Kroos opened the scoring after good work from Karim Benzema in the fourth minute. Ramos dropped Madrid’s lead about the mark after a pass from Eden Hazard.
The points were sealed by marcelo seven minutes after a shot from within the penalty area following Hazard’s shot had been saved.
A consolation goal was scored by eibar after Bigas’ second-half shot took a deflection to beat on Thibaut Courtois, after being replaced by Gareth Bale in the second half while Hazard was pictured with the ice-pack on his ankle.
Real Sociedad remain in position but dropped two things against Osasuna, that opened the scoring having an Adrian Lopez penalty in the Reale Arena.
Mikel Oyarzabal made a point for the home side with a crisp finish following a pass by Willian Jose.
Atletico Madrid and athletic Club drew 1-1 in San Mames, with both goals coming from a bout of this half.
Iker Muniain put Athletic Club ahead with a smart finish from Yuri’s pass from the left at the 36th minute, but two minutes later, Diego Costa took good advantage of the space in the center of the home side’s defense to net the equaliser.